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Obituary for Richard Francis Lawrence

Richard Francis Lawrence
June 4, 1940 – September 20, 2020

Richard Francis Lawrence, beloved husband of Kathleen and father of Richard (Rick) passed away September 20,2020 at Covenant Hospice in Pensacola Fl. after a history of dementia and heart disease.
He had a long career with Polaroid as a machinist.

Richard (Rich) loved to fish, shoot, and hunt. He moved to the Gulf Coast of Alabama from Massachusetts via Virginia to have a longer season to enjoy his fishing.

Richard was preceded in death by two brothers John (Jack) M. Lawrence and Phillip Lawrence.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Lawrence; son, Richard Lawrence Jr; sister, Ruthanne Cataldo; sister, Arlene (Peelie) Sullivan; two step sons, Sean Raniella and James Raniella; grandchildren, Shawna Lawrence, Stephanie Craw and Jeremy Garbitt , Jack Raniella , Luke Raniella, Matthew Raniella, Olivia Raniella, and Gabrielle Raniella; great grandchildren, Leigha Bailey , Layla Craw, and Lydia Barbosa; and many nieces and nephews.

Rich was loved by many and will be dearly missed.